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What is the likelihood of kidney failure with my antifungal medication amphotericin b?
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: It is possible?
Nephrotoxicity is a major adverse effect of treatment with amb, reportedly causing some degree of renal impairment in >80% of treated patients [4].
Renal function impairment may be reversible after cessation of treatment with amb and, sometimes, despite continued therapy, possibly as a result of tissue.

In brief: It is possible?
Nephrotoxicity is a major adverse effect of treatment with amb, reportedly causing some degree of renal impairment in >80% of treated patients [4].
Renal function impairment may be reversible after cessation of treatment with amb and, sometimes, despite continued therapy, possibly as a result of tissue.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Steve Montoya
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees
In brief: High
Very few docs use ampho b anymore.

In brief: High
Very few docs use ampho b anymore.
Dr. Steve Montoya
Dr. Steve Montoya
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